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Jan 20, 2013 11:30pm PST
, we join president barack obama, secretary of state hillary rodham clinton, democratic leader nancy pelosi and expensive network of people in saluting ambassador chris stevens who will be remembered for his strong sense of dignity, his humility and his generous service to others. he will be truly missed by all who loved him and by all he served throughout the magnitude of his life's work. thank you for this honor. [applause] >>> members of christopher stevens family, ladies and gentlemen, let me first thank chris stevens' brothers and sisters for their warm and delightful insights into what he was really like. thank you so much. that was fantastic what you did for us. christopher stevens was obviously an extraordinary human being and contributor. every year at stanford we have a group of what we call national security fellows come. they were roughly army, navy, air force, state department. a couple weeks ago we had a meeting and the first person i called on was an army colonel. i said where were you last? he said in libya. i said did you know christopher stevens? he said everybody k
Jan 21, 2013 4:00am PST
to the team joining us on beach day in washington. we have the former obama deputy press secretary, margaret hoover, and brian liza for "the new yorker" and ron brownstein from "the national journal." we're going to head straight up to john borrasso, a conservative, and let's start with this morning. a new beginning for the president. is this a new beginning for the republican party. your leader, famously, infamous, started the first obama term saying the number one priority was to defeat the president. did the republicans owe the americans a more cooperative tone at the start of the second term? >> i'm looking forward to a time we can all work together. i hope the president hit the reset button for russia during the first term, i hope he hits the reset button with the republican party. a time with divided government, that's when you can do the most big things, i hope the president and the republicans work together to do something important for the country in terms of our debt, entitlements, crucial we do that for kids and grandkids. >> both parties have internal divisions too. your party is
Jan 20, 2013 4:00pm PST
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Jan 20, 2013 11:00pm PST
was the first african- american woman to hold the post of secretary of state. >>> president barack obama took the oath of office today in a private ceremony at the white house. sworn in on january 20th as required. in a cbs 5 report, the santa cruz painter will be among 1,000 artists capturing it for prosperity. >> reporter: it started with what aaron calls his own act that president barack obama 2009 inauguration. >> the making of art is the ultimate democracy. >> reporter: armed with paintbrushes and an easel he traveled to washington, d.c. in 2009. here he is painting the presidential inauguration as it was happening around him that day, four years ago. >> reporter: looking back on that painting in his studio, he gets emotional. >> it is just a tearful time. it is a tearful, grateful time. >> reporter: but for him that act was not the end. about a year ago he started planning to do it again. to come to the next inauguration. but this time to bring 1,000 artists with him. >> l i don't know if we will do that but we will have a large group of people
Jan 21, 2013 12:30pm PST
. she was also nominated by president obama to serve in her role as assistant secretary of education for civil rights and she was confirmed by the senate in may of 2009. as assistant secretary, ruslyn is assistant secretary arnie's duncan's primary advisor. before she joined the department of education she was vice president of the education trust in washington, dc and was the founding executive of education trust west in oakland. in these positions she advocated for public school students in california, focusing on achievement and opportunity gaps, improving can urriculum and instructional quality and ensuring quality education for everybody. she served as an advisor on education issues on a number of private ipbs institutions, she is a teacher, a lawyer, and a very influential voice on all policy matters. she was also passionate about ending this issue of bullying and bringing everyone together to stop this disturbing trend so please welcome assistant secretary for civil rights, ruslyn lee. as i said, our moderator is not always our lieutenant governor, of course he needs to
Jan 21, 2013 11:00am EST
michelle obama. she will be accompanied by the stairs by nancy erikson, the secretary of the senate. karen hoss, mrs. iris wine stawn, wife of chuck schumer, and the wife of harry reed and mr. paul pelosi, the husband of house minortiy leader nancy pelosi. >> announcer: ladies and gentlemen, the first lady of the united states, mrs. michelle obama, accompanied by secretary of the senate nancy erikson, clerk of the house of representatives, karen h0. 0s, mrs. schubert, mrs. reed and -- [cheering] in >> next up we're going to see the approach and about to be announced of vice president, the world's happiest guy, bill biden. don't think we have ever seen him except in times of national crises without that smile on his face. >> and why not today. >> it's the effect of joe biden's remarks on this administration. they were an odd couple. he was the hot to barack obama's cool. >> he was the punch line for a lot of late-night monologues. if anything, joe biden has emerged in this administration has a key player and indispensable player in dealing with the congress and the political part of politic
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am PST
. >> she's talking to the big obama donors. secretary clinton just got through some -- talk about stress. that is one political figure who knows stress. >> jennifer: interesting. yesterday at emily's list, they had a big gathering in washington where all of the women who they helped to elect like elizabeth warren and tammy baldwin and claire mccaskill, everybody was there. there was a video there where all of the women were saying and next, a woman president. talking about how excited they would be for hillary. there are so many women across the country who are crossing their fingers hoping that she gets the rest that she needs so that she can gear up. i'm glad to hear that bill clinton is talking about it. >> john: maybe senator elizabeth warren for 2016. >> jennifer: you never know. check it out. look at that! fabulous. oh, my goodness. that looks awesome. >> john: it seems fair to say, this may be a bit more enthusiasm than the swearing in of president romney, would you say? >> i read today, romney's not there. i guess he's the first since dukakis who lost and wasn't at the inaugurati
Jan 21, 2013 10:00am EST
around, remember they had to move it inside the capitol. >> mrs. michelle obama, accompanied by secretary of the senate, clerk of the house of representatives. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ >> mrs. obama making her way to the rest of her family, her daughters and her mother. the president will be seated next to them shortly. next, we should be hearing the announcer present the vice president of the united states. norah, as we watch the vice president making his way to the west front of the capitol, let's switch to you for a moment. >> that's right. and you know, the vice president last night was at an inaugural reception, and he was singing the praises of his boss, barack obama, and saying he's just getting started, he's just getting started. and he promised supporters at this reception last night that in the weeks and months ahead, that they would reduce gun violence in america, that they would pass comprehensive immigration reform, and he said, "we're going to put this nation's economy on a sustainable path." so, vice president biden has been an integral part, certainly, of this administr
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am PST
of the united states. >> there are two people that have been fantastic for the country and barack obama. secretary of state, hillary clinton, and of course, bill clinton, former president. he was hired to work re-election for barack obama. >> former president carter and clinton in attendance today. first president bush was recently hospitalized and has been let out of the hospital and is home recovering. he won't be there today. neither with the second bush. no reason for his absence today, but we surmise that has to do right for being with his dad. >> i love to see the flags. in fact, i think there's -- i don't remember that many flags four years ago. somebody's handing them out. >> do you think? >> we talked a lot about whether or not the election and now re-election of president obama means something beyond the symbol for african-americans, whether there's something substantively important, but it is certainly when you see interracial crowds waving the flag in that way, it does feel like there's something important. >> people are in a good mood this morning walking over here to our b
Jan 21, 2013 6:30am PST
, the incoming treasure secretary. both parts of the administration. president obama facing a bit of a fight for his next secretary of defense, chuck hagel, on capitol hill. >> the president, with a big smile. same, big, gregarious charm on the platform. >> as you were talking about the clinton foundation, president carter's work, as well, president obama will have to start thinking what he will do in his postpresidency. matthew dowd, talk about president george w. bush. he also has set up a foundation in texas. >> one of the things that immediately happened afterwards, was the decision where the presidential library is. what initiative do you want to be in, postpresidency. and how do you want to conduct yourself in the aftermath of your presidency? and that's a huge part of what goes into the next four years. >> crowd gathering on the mall right there. >> again, we urge all of you to bring your families in to watch because an inauguration speech is not just another speech. i want to go to mark updegrove right now. as you watch, as a historian. mark? >> the inauguration speech is an opportun
Jan 21, 2013 5:00am PST
inauguration of president obama. jenna napolitano's, the former governor of arizona, the secretary of homeland security. eric holder, the attorney general. comet, for example, on timothy geithner are. not only timothy geithner, but jack lew, who has been nominated by president obama to be the next secretary treasurer, and how that fits into the issue you're so deeply concerned about right now with minimum wage. >> a lot of liberal democrats filled with extraordinary help think, well, clinton's second term he does not have to worry. obama doesn't have to worry about re-election so it can be different. it is not one to be different. unless the people wake up in this country and exert a tiny bit of effort in the millions, focusing 0 focus on congress, because that is the fault point, to get minimum wage billed through, jack lew is wall street certified. he is a typical central casting secretary, ok? he is smart, experienced, obedient to wall street, and certified by wall street. so it is one of a seamless transition. then you have the regulatory chiefs. who is one to do with climate change to be
Jan 21, 2013 2:00am PST
: let me ask you about that: during the campaign, president obama often talked about al qaeda, as a spent force. but, just this week, when this terrorist action happened, defense secretary panetta talked about al qaeda, in a very different way. let's watch: >> president barack obama: we've decimated al qaeda's current leadership and brought usama bin laden to justice he deserved. [cheers and applause]. >> al qaeda is still there. they are still a threat. they are a threat in yemen and a threat in somalia. they are a threat as we speak in mali. >> chris: does the president now recognize that al qaeda is not decimated, but is in fact resurging in the countries that leon panetta talked about and what is he prepared to do to take them out in algeria and libya and across the region. >> the president recognizes that. each and every day he is monitoring activity an attempting to disrupt them. >> chris: why in the campaign did he say they were decimated. >> there is no question the core al qaeda leadership in the region has been decimated and you are seeing across the globe groups mus
Jan 21, 2013 6:00am PST
on this historic day. a whole lot more. former secretary of state powell. he is a republican. a obama supporter and very candid about his concerns for his party's future. we will talk to him. that and more after a final commercial break. final commercial break. the president is coming out of the white house. actually before we go to commercial break, let's take a look. there you see the -- the president's mother-in-law. gloria, they will be making their way here to -- to the capitol. as the -- president's aides get ready to get in the various cars. what part of the white house is this? >> i think we are looking right now at the north door. the president has been attending a coffee with congressional leaders, with senate leader mitch mcconnell. speaker boehner and congressman eric cantor. i confirmed that. with each of their offices. a nice bipartisan tradition and good way to kick off a new term. those of you discussing he does not do enough socializing with leaders, here he is doing just that. he's been with -- the wives, vice president biden and his wife has been there as has the first lady.
Jan 21, 2013 4:00am PST
this morning" special coverage of president obama's inauguration ceremony. we'll have live updates and hear from his former adviser robert gibbs and former secretary of state condoleezza rice shares her experiences. plus a look at all of the security measures. john miller has the details on that and we'll speak with reggie love. a long-time former personal aide to president obama. that is the "cbs morning news" for this monday. thank you very much for watching. i'm anne-marie green. have a great day. -- captions by vitac -- -- captions by vitac -- >>> you're watching cbs 5 eyewitness news this morning. >>> good morning everyone, it's monday january the 21st. i'm frank mallicoat. >> and i'm michelle griego. time is just about 4:30. let's get a quick check on weather and traffic. >> you have to mention the 9ers, too. >> of course i have to mention the 9ers. >> big sports weekend. pilots stuff. of course we have -- exciting stuff. of course we have that right here. the weather is changing. looks like another nice day today, but the clo
Jan 21, 2013 12:00pm CST
secretary of state hillary clinton. she's a former first lady and the current senior member of president obama cabinet. she is the first former first lady to serve in the presence cabinet. >> we watched president obama sign that nomination after the ceremony. among the celebrities, beyonce performed the national anthem. jay-z was in the audience. >>jon mayer and katy perry alson in the crowd. eva l ongoria, marlon wayans, john legend. >> all of the entertainment is hot on social media right now. flat >> >> everybody is talking about those performances. you can see beyonce, kelly clarkson gabor. >> from president obama to kelly clarkson to beyonce and have permanent chills. i think bill clinton was a fan. >> they put together their own twitter handle. a lot of pictures they were taking from today. we see this one here. an audience member takes a moment to enjoy the day. this man handing out flags. oslo lot of volunteers out there. people are looking back in time. here's this date in history january 21st 1905. the inauguration day. the inauguration of teddy roosevelt. >> kinds of i
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am EST
was an adviser to the obama campaign and served as the white house's first press secretary. welcome. >> thank you. >> you have seen it you have read it, characterize it. >> i think it's hopeful, and it talks about the values and the visions and the ideals that bring us to this very moment as america. you'll hear the president talk a lot about what we have to do in this country together to make progress on the big challenges that we face. and, look, it's not just -- one party can't solve these issues. not even just those in government can tackle these big challenges. all americans have to be involved if we're going to move beyond what's paralyzed this town for so long and make some progress. >> he'll try to recapture the spirit of bipartisanship? >> he will and, look. i think it's a real challenge to everybody in this country, to lay aside their partisanship and try to make some real progress for the country. and, look charlie, it's not as if we're going to solve the really big issues or the really big div we can if we sit down long enough work together and talk toget
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Jan 20, 2013 6:00pm PST
may have a bumpyer ride but will likely be confirmed as secretary of defense. you see a different foreign policy with those people key positions for president obama's second term? >> no question about it. first and foremost what you see not only with kerry but with john brennan now playing a key role is there is more of an effort to one slim down the size of the defense and military footprint the united states has worldwide. i think that is on the democratic budget side that is a priority. slim down spending. as a matter of foreign policy that the military and use of military force should not be the first option. i think that is what you see from hagel and kerry. of course the reinvention the cia will change as well as part of the equation. let me say that i think the administration has lots to be proud of on the foreign policy front. i strongly disagree with charles krauthammer. i think it is major in the united states. i think when you think about what happened in egypt and libya and when you think about the effort the united states has made to get out of iraq to get out of afgh
Jan 21, 2013 3:00pm PST
by his wife, outgoing secretary of state hillary clinton. and then the formal entrances. the obama daughters were introduced to the crowd along with their grandmother marion robinson, the first lady's mother. they were followed by jill biden and by mrs. obama. >> ladies and gentlemen, the first lady of the united states, mrs. michelle obama. >> brown: and the vice president. ♪ hail to the chief and the president himself greeted by official music (hail to the chief). and by chants from the crowd. >> obama! brown: then the ceremonies got underway. the former chair of the naacp and widow of the slain civil rights leader delivered the invocation. >> we invoke the prayers of our grandmothers who taught us to pray, "god, make me a blessing." let their spirit guide us as we claim the spirit of old. there's something within me that holds the reins. there's something within me that banishes pain. there's something within me i cannot explain, but all i know, america, there is something within. there is something within. >> brown: perhaps the most rousing moment of the day came from the bro
Jan 21, 2013 12:00am EST
: david cameron. followed by the swearing-in of barack obama and joe biden. british prime minister david cameron was scheduled to give a speech last friday but the speech was postponed due to the situation in algeria.foreign secretary says the prime minister will deliver the speech this week. in the house of commons last wednesday, he naswered questions about britain's rule in the eu and they talked about the helicopter crash that killed two people. this is just over half an hour. a way that rewards hard work. >> order. questions to the prime minister. >> number one, mrspeake >> thank you, mr. speaker. i'm sure the whole hous will wish to join me in paying tribute to richard reginald walker, 28 engine regiment, attached to 21 engineer regiment. it is clear to see from the tributes paid that he was outstanding soldier and mutual respect. are deep assemblies are are with his family and his friends at this difficult time. mr. speaker, i would also lik to mention helicopter crash in central london display but also central london display but also wish to join in sending our thanks to th
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Jan 21, 2013 6:00am PST
obama promising to deliver on immigration reform in the second term. former secretary of state condoleezzaa rice says the issue could actually be a very big opportunity she believes for republicans. listen to what she said. >> we've got tow get comprehensive immigration reform back on the agenda. there are republicans like marco rubio and others who are speaking out about this because the republican party has to demonstrate that it has broad appeal. martha: ric chris wallace tphoeupbs mnow, anchor. i want to talk to you a little bit about the immigration issue. when i hear about marco rubio and see when he's working on now, you can't help but look forward. he had this idea about immigration before the president came out with his plan and mitt romney had ten opportunity to sign onto it. now condoleezzaa rice seems to be saying, we have to learn some lessons from the last election, the g.o.p. does in terms of how they treat this issue. >> absolutely. i mean look at the exit polls, 71% of hispanics, hiss are the fastest growing demographic to america and 71% of them voted for obam
Jan 21, 2013 1:30pm EST
wait for president obama positively the capital to review the troops, something we did with condoleezza rice. she served in both terms of george w. bush of course was his secretary of state in his second term. secretary rice is now a cbs news contributor we sat down with her in washington yesterday to talk about what president obama might expect in the four years ahead. >> as president obama embarks on his second administration, what are some of the things about a second term that aren't necessarily obvious? >> well, in a second term, first of all, you live with the consequences of the first time. that means generally, you are trying to solidify any janes made in the first term, and frankly, times to deal with mistake that is were made in the first term that need to be rectified. >> what's your best advice to a second term. toi. get started quickly. i've been asked many times what does it feel like to go to a second inauguration. the first inauguration is exciting and you can't believe i'm a part of history. in the second inauguration, i was thinking let's get this over and let me get b
Jan 21, 2013 11:00am EST
to be the secretary of defense. john kerry to be secretary of state. jacob lew for the cia. >> you saw michelle obama moving swiftly to catch up with her husband as they exit the platform and head on inside the capitol. jared bernstein is with us. do don baer is with us. let me turn back to a question that was on my mind. i thought the speech was really the president expressing his view of the american ideal and how, where, and why government fits into that ideal, making an aggressive case here, touching everything from entitlements to obliquely security issues, climate change. >> income inequality. >> i think you're exactly right when you talk about the role of government, and it reminded me of the debate rehad in the election, in the campaign where one side, the victors in this case, argued for a much more pronounced role for government. and the president hit back on this theme of we're in this together, you can't go it alone, which he's actually highlighted back since 2008. >> but, don, do you think that the way that the president ticked off his own priorities and cast them as the will of the amer
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Jan 20, 2013 7:00pm PST
. four more years of president obama, what could that look like? and thomas, a contributor for forbes magazine and when it comes to politics, an interesting background. thomas the press secretary coordinating congress and the oval office and you've had experience on weekends like this. what indications are you seeing about what the next four years will look like? >> well, it's really happening, it's actually not happening on capitol hill. it's happening with obama for america. today, obama for america, the president's very effective political infrastructure, became organizing for action, a 501 c-4 education organization, ostensibly, and they're going to be helping drive the obama agenda out there on a very grass roots level much like they did with the campaign. >> harris: and why does that matter? >> it matters because i think you know, listen, four years ago, president stood on the west end of the capitol and said he would set out remaking america, as if america needed remaking and started pushing, a political agenda. and inencumbered i think he's going to be aggressive. >> harris: w
Jan 21, 2013 3:00am PST
of you in the cold. everyone is in washington, d.c. for president barack obama's second term inauguration. we have an amazing crowd and the former secretary of state retired colin powell and tom brocaw and joins us from the white house we have senior adviser to president obama, valerie jarrett. great to have you. john meachem as well with us. >> valerie, what are your thoughts this morning as the president is getting ready for his second inaugural speech. >> i'm so excite and i woke up at the crack of dawn and can't believe it's time to begin the second term. everyone is excited and energized and as you know from our discussions the president has a robust agenda. we will celebrate today and tomorrow back to work. >> a lot of people have been talking about the second term curses for presidents. it was tough for george w. bush tough for ronald reagan and bill clinton's was not a walk in the park either. how do you avoid the second term curse? >> stay focused and develop an agenda that reflects the priorities of the american people. engage the american peopl
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am EST
of close family friends of the obamas arriving here at the church. obamas are the only ones who have gone through the front door, the others arriving through the side. treasury secretary timothy geithner here with his wife a short time ago as well as jack lew who will soon become treasury secretary, assuming he is, of course -- that his confirmation process goes as the president hopes. valerie jarrett, a close family member and close adviser to the president and, frankly, to michelle obama as well arriving. and craig robinson, who you had a chance to speak to a short time ago, michelle obama's brother was here, turned to us, the media and, some of the other crowds that have gathered at the adams hotel to wave. and there's a big cheer as people anticipated their first chance to see this family on this uniquely special day. >> all right. peter, thank you very much. now, by the way, we're looking at the motorcade containing the vice president of the united states, joe biden. dr. jill biden, his wife, will be with him. and i would imagine -- i would assume their three children heading to this
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Jan 21, 2013 1:00pm EST
as energy secretary. the recent resignation at epa chief the subjects and. what impact will the cabinet makes a pat on president obama's in its policy. senior fellow at freedom works. stevens to love the glucose economy. he wanted everything to run on plants. a theoretical physicist. bella not a big fan. it will depend on your places in. >> the war on energy will absolutely continue. i believe the president said something today during his speech about climate change, what that means, that means borecole stocks, a great shortage of opportunity because the war on call means coal is really, really going to be under a lot of pressure with all the rules and all the regulations this year. lori: the stock but the evidence. the fiscal cliff legislation included $12 billion in extensions for wind energy for tax credits which i have kind of surprised about given how pared down its seemed like things were getting to try and get this through. somehow that second as well. that shows you our important it is to the ministration. >> and the belief, not only was it an extension of the wind production en
Jan 21, 2013 2:00pm PST
's stick to my preface, that he's running. and my premise is the following. if biden and obama made such an overt move to run. i think he's creating what was called new facts. he's creating the fact that i'm running. and then once he does that, hillary, secretary clinton, has to decide whether she wants it a primary fight. i still think she'll probably run. but is she gaining? and is the president helping him by giving him firearms, all of the decisions he's putting in the guy's hands? isn't there a campaign under way here right now? >> you're asking me, chris? >> i'm asking you. in fact, it was an essay question and you can annals it in full. >> well, i'd like that. i don't dispute the notion that joe biden is laying the predicate to run for president. but i dispute the notion that anything joe biden does is very premeditated, anyway. the guy just lives by the seat of his pants. self discipline is not his strongsest suit. so i think running over to al roker has nothing to do with 2016 and everything with joe biden being a tremendous ham. but, okay, i -- but i accept that he probabl
Jan 21, 2013 12:00pm EST
of john brennan it to be defense secretary appeared next is a call to is watching us. caller: i just wanted to call and get my comments on today's ceremony. it is very moving. i did not vote for mr. obama. i hope he surrounds himself with people that we give him counsel. he was hoping we would come together, works for the next four years. the most moving part was beyonce's singing of the national anthem. i hope we can go forward as one nation. >> she writes the benediction is lovely but what about separation of church and state? next is a call from santiago. i thought president obama's speech was really good. agree with james taylor and beyonce. their performances were great. he did not talk about bipartisanship and he should have. host: the speech was clocked in at just over 18 minutes. next is a call from gary. caller: thank you for letting me call. i was very impressed with its. it is a good day for us all to come together. it is a very special shout out you were finishing the national anthem. they started ripping the president's, his agenda, his speech. this is fairly biased news
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Jan 21, 2013 8:00am PST
today. >> you can see former president clinton and secretary of state clinton. who is going to be testifying before congress in a less friendly atmosphere later this week. i was reading obama's first inaugural address today, because i thought, you know, let's get a sense of what it is that he said four years ago. i want to read you two lines. on this day we come to proclaim an end to the petty grievances and falls promises the recriminations and warn out doug mas that for far too long have strangled our politics. that is an incomplete at best. not all the president's fault but also counterparts on capitol hill. but we are still strangled by that kind of division. talking about national security and the global war on terror, we reject as false the choice between our safety and our ideals. that was part of the promise he was going to make to shut down guantanamo, to end enhanced interrogation . say that's a good decision on his part and he realizes as commander-in-chief what he has to do. it was his first order, actually in office. a lot of people forget that. as you look at t
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